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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 253822
Last updated: 23 September 2021
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Date:12-APR-2021
Time:06:40 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic MD83 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
McDonnell Douglas MD-83
Owner/operator:Caspian Airlines
Registration: EP-CAS
MSN: 53623/2276
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Serious incident
Location:W of Isfahan -   Iran
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Tehran-Mehrabad Airport (THR/OIII)
Destination airport:Kish Island Airport (KIH/OIBK)
Narrative:
Qatar Airways flight QR739, a Airbus A350-1041 (A7-ANO) was en route over Iran at FL340 when a TCAS Resolution Advisory (RA) alerted the crew to climb to maintain separation from a Caspian Airlines MD-83 (EP-CAS). While climbing, a stall warning occurred.
The MD-83 had climbed 400 feet above the cleared level due to an auto pilot malfunction.

Sources:

https://www.bea.aero/en/investigation-reports/notified-events/detail/serious-incident-to-the-airbus-a350-registered-a7-ano-operated-by-qatar-airways-and-to-the-mcdonnell-douglas-md83-registered-ep-cas-operated-by-caspian-airlines-on-12-04-2021-en-route/
https://www.flightradar24.com/data/aircraft/a7-ano#275f37ac

Other occurrences involving this aircraft

1 Jul 2018 EP-CAS Caspian Airlines 0 Sari Airport (SRY/OINZ) min


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
23-Apr-2021 17:38 harro Updated [Departure airport, Destination airport]

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